The Advisory Council on Diversity considers long-term policy and planning issues, strategic directions, and efficacy of implementation concerning issues of diversity. The Council reviews programs and practices that promote diversity, inclusion, and fair treatment of all members of the community.

The Advisory Council on Diversity consists of ex-officio members from other relevant councils, and no fewer than fifteen other members. Members are appointed by the President for staggered terms of three years each, beginning July 1 and ending June 30. The Chair is designated biennially by the President. 

The Advisory Council on Diversity shall be staffed by the Vice President for Institutional Equity and Diversity.

Advisory Council on Diversity 2020-2021

  • Anne Marie Darling ’93, co-chair
  • Russell Malbrough '98, co-chair
  • William Acevedo '88
  • Bernicestine McLeod Bailey ’68, P’99 ’03
  • Frances Bivens ’88
  • Kwame Campbell '92
  • Christopher Chin ’02 SCM’05
  • Gilbert R. Cisneros Jr. AM’15
  • Ryan G. W. Grubbs ’10
  • Louise Hainline ’69
  • Tanya Hernandez '86, P'20
  • Jean E. Howard ’70 LHD’16 Hon
  • Edward W. Hu ’87
  • Renee Inomata Esq. ’87
  • Peige Katz ’91
  • Karen E. McLaurin ’74
  • Rita Michaelson ’50, P’80, GP’16
  • Teresa Ramirez Ph.D.’14 
  • Rocio Rodarte ’11
  • Augustus A. White III, M.D., Ph.D.’57, DMS’97 Hon, P’98
  • Ex-Officio Members
  • ​Eldridge Gilbert, III '05
  • Adrienne Jones '93
  • Marshala Lee, M.D.'11
  • Christopher Torres '05
  • Jennifer Weston ’97